Archive for December 2nd, 2010

A note on Swiss exports sector and its similarity to Ireland

December 2, 2010

Philipp Hildebrand of the Swiss National Bank gives an insightful speech on Swiss export sector. In a way the structural changes in Swiss export sector helped Swiss economy recover faster.

He touches on three aspects of Swiss exports:

(more…)

Advertisements

Eichengreen slams Irish bailout plan

December 2, 2010

Though covered on anumber of websites today, I couldn’t give it a miss. In the Irish Economy BLog ( a blog I should be reading more often), Eichngreen writes:

(more…)

RBI nudging to simplify loan processing fees and charges

December 2, 2010

This Mint newspiece alerted me to this missed notice from RBI which came on 19 Nov 2010. 

In order to help people understand the several loan charges, RBI has asked banks to print all these charges on the loan application form:

(more…)

Indian Economy- Fortnightly Update

December 2, 2010

Here is the latest Indian economy fortnightly update. Includes discussion on following:

  • GDP for Q2 2009-10 at 8.9%
  • Fiscal deficit between Apr-Oct 10 at 42.6% of Budgeted Estimates
  • CPI and WPI inflation trends are converging
  • Core industry surprises with upwards jump

Comments/suggestions are welcome.


%d bloggers like this: